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Messianic expectations as prophetic responses to crisis : a Zimbabwean perspective
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: What stimulates the emergence of messianic expectations or messianic figures in a society such as ancient Israel? Messianic expectations emerged as prophetic responses to social, economic, political and ...
Covenant in relation to justice and righteousness in Isaiah 42:1-9
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study focuses on covenant in relation to justice and righteousness in Isaiah 42:1-9. The main purpose of the study is to grapple with the idea of whether the Old Testament scholarly research on ...
Job the Pious? : the theological-ethical potential of Job 31 in contemporary Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis concerns itself with the discussion of the piety of Job in the biblical book that bears his name in order to closely examine the motivation and potential of his piety in light of his oath of ...
Collective meaning and specific, prophetic reference in the parables of Matthew 13
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis investigates whether the parables of Matthew 13 can be understood, both individually and collectively, when they are connected to specific, prophetic referents. After a review of parable ...